Dec 8, 2012 3:00am PST
from the white house. >> i will not play that game. >> it's official, kate middleton is pregnant. >> obviously, you know, we want a family. >> the whole globe's press will be in london waiting. >> now we're smoking weed. >> i'm not a criminal any more. i'm free to be free. >> a little pot, a big pregnancy and, of course, politics dominated this week that was. a week that began with this. >> a reasonable offer to the white house that would avert the fiscal cliff. >> reporter: the president polightly declined. >> when you look at the math, it doesn't work. >> it's just common sense. >> at least the two sides are talking. >> oh, they're talking, all right. >> the president actually isn't interested in a balanced agreement. >> the only people who aren't onboard are republicans in congress. >> another republican this week trying a different tact. ♪ >> god bless us, everyone. >> all right, this is the kind of breaking news that we love to bring to you. >> over and over again. in case you didn't hear -- >> prince william and his wife, catherine, are expecting a baby. >> i'm sure they'
Dec 3, 2012 1:00pm PST
, are expecting a baby. but the former kate middleton, the duchess of cambridge, is now not even 12 weeks along and her morning sickness is so severe she's now in the hospital. our senior medical correspondent, elizabeth cohen, is on the story for us. elizabeth, how often do women end up in the hospital with morning sickness during the first trimester? >> any woman can tell you, morning sickness is quite common, it happens to a lot of women. a relatively small percentage end up in the hospital. what's also interesting is morning sickness doesn't just happen in the morning. it can go on all day long. some women when they get to that 13, 14-week mark, it magically goes away. other women experience it all pregnancy long. >> what's the treatment? >> the treatment is, you put someone in the hospital if it's really severe because you need to get the medicines and nutrition and fluids iv. if the woman can't keep anything down, you give them anti-nausea medications iv. it has to be iv because she's throwing everything up. >> let's hope the best for kate, the former kate middleton, the duchess of cambri